The Smart Sun Devil

Chris Jenkins
Intelligent Sun Devil Football Commentary and Analysis
Created 01 Sep 2021
  • Stanford Recap
    13 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    Fellow Smart Sun Devils, We are at the mid-way point of the season, and the Sun Devils sit at 5-1, 3-0 in conference, and alone atop the PAC-12 South Division, a half game ahead of the Utah Utes, who ...
  • Week 6: UCLA Recap & Stanford Preview
    07 Oct 2021 • 11 min read • 1 1
    Fellow Smart Sun Devils, The weeks keep flying by and we’re already five games into the season. We’re starting to get a better picture of who this Sun Devil football team really is, and where they fit...
  • Week 5: Colorado Recap/UCLA Preview
    30 Sep 2021 • 9 min read
    Dear Fellow Smart Sun Devils, Apologies for the lack of a second newsletter last week. I’ve gone back and forth about whether it’s a better use of my time to do one big newsletter in the middle of the...
  • BYU Recap
    21 Sep 2021 • 8 min read
    As most of us are well aware by now, ASU lost to BYU 27-17 on Saturday night. It was a very uneven performance by the Sun Devils, as there were moments when they looked like they would take control of...
  • ASU at BYU Preview
    17 Sep 2021 • 8 min read • 1 0
    Hey Fellow Sun Devil-Obsessed Nerds, In this edition of The Smart Sun Devil newsletter, we’ll take a close look at the BYU Cougars, ASU’s opponent this weekend, who they’ll face in Provo, UT. For thos...
  • Week 2: UNLV Recap
    15 Sep 2021 • 9 min read
    Hey Fellow Smarties, Thanks for subscribing to The Smart Sun Devil, the weekly newsletter (maybe semi-weekly from now on) that covers ASU football with a focus on advanced stats and analytics, as well...
  • Welcome to The Smart Sun Devil!
    08 Sep 2021 • 14 min read
    Hey Sun Devil fans! First, thanks to those who have subscribed to The Smart Sun Devil! Every week, this newsletter will cover Arizona State football with a focus on stats (often of the advanced sort),...
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